#8 Alexis Leyba
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
High School: Long Beach Polytechnic HS
Experience: 3 Letters
Career Stats Career Stats
Played and started in all 21games ... did not record a point as a central defending midfielder, but was solid throughout the run of play for UNM ... did record 11 shots and five on net in 1,936 minutes ... it was the 10th-most minutes played in a season in UNM history ... was named Academic All-Mountain West and a Lobo Scholar-Athlete.
Played in all 20 games in her second season, starting five in the midfield ... recorded one goal on the season on eight shots ... first career goal was the only tally in a 1-0 win over Air Force when she volleyed in a corner kick 1:19 into the second half ... started and played a career-high 83 minutes at Nevada ... three of her five starts were in conference play ... was named Academic All-Mountain West, Mountain West Scholar-Athlete, and Lobo Scholar-Athlete.

Played in eight games for UNM, logging 97 minutes ... didn't register a point ... saw her most extensive action in a 2-1 win over UC Riverside (25 minutes) and a 4-0 season opening win over Cal State Bakersfield (22 minutes) ... did saw action in the NCAA College Cup against UCLA ... was a Lobo Scholar-Athlete.

Lettered in soccer and cross country at Long Beach Polytechnic High School ... played for high school coach Teri Collins ... member of 2009 Moore League Championship squad ... named All-Moore league team 2009 and 2010.

Is the daughter of Susan and Martin Leyba ... has four siblings, Jessica, Stephanie, Courtney and Emily ... favorite movie is The Patriot ... is majoring in biology.

Friday, August 22
6:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
at Texas Tech
Friday, August 29
4:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Cherry/Silver Game
Friday, September 05
1:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
at Marquette
Sunday, September 07
10:30 AM - 
Women's Soccer
at Weber State
Friday, September 12
7:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Loyola - Chicago
Sunday, September 14
11:00 AM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Florida
Friday, September 19
5:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. New Mexico State